My 7 Deadly Sins of Beauty

  When outofsmudges posted her 7 Deadly Sins of Beauty¬†on her blog, a throwback to when the theme was circulating online beauty communities a while back, I thought it'd be fun to do my own version. So here they are: My beauty picks for greed, wrath, gluttony, sloth, pride, lust and envy! GREED: What is … Continue reading My 7 Deadly Sins of Beauty

Vanity Porn: Beautiful Skin Care, Inside and Out

  What does your vanity say about you? Are you a glamour girl, a cerebral minimalist, or a bit of a rocker? Do you love faceted bottles and anything gilded? Or is your weakness florals and botanicals, like a garden of beauty? If my vanity says anything about me (other than the fact that I've … Continue reading Vanity Porn: Beautiful Skin Care, Inside and Out

The Cool Story Behind La Mer’s Latest, Genaissance de la Mer

  When I first heard¬†about La Mer and its growing cult status among celebrities and socialites, it was the mid-'90s, and I was fresh out of law school. I coveted that little white jar, as much as for the cachet as its purported miracle effects, but having just started my first real-life grownup job at … Continue reading The Cool Story Behind La Mer’s Latest, Genaissance de la Mer